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I invest (technically) part-time, but I love the markets and immerse myself in them daily. I enjoy writing about my investment ideas as it helps me to organize my thoughts and I am happy to share if it helps others. I invite criticism as it will help sharpen my ideas, so please tell me where, in your opinion, I am going wrong.
I manage a $1B+ portfolio for a family office. Our investments include bonds, equities, hedge funds, and private investments with a wide geographical and asset class dispersion. I have a J.D. degree from Yale Law School and practiced for 30 years as a trial lawyer in commercial cases.
That fellow in my icon is, of course, Galileo Galilei. Eppur si muove.
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Retired microbiologist with longtime interest in the financial markets. I also have a small business as an Excel developer. My claim to fame...I was a winner in the Yahoo Fantasy Finance Game a few years ago.
I currently work as a research assistant at the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve. The analysis and conclusions set forth are my own do not indicate concurrence by other members of the research staff or the Board of Governors.
A cynic is 'a man who knows the price of everything and the value of nothing'- Oscar Wilde
Semi-retired old f......t who is still learning how not to get burned in the market. Very small retirement portfolio, which is making me progressively more cautious. Living in central California, but, if my health declines further and I am forced to surrender my part time position, considering moving back to my Texas home state to a small, inexpensive town near the DFW area, where my better half and I can exist on my SSA and her modest job....
Greying CPA (with unofficial CFP credential) who has invested and like many other baby boomers who have lived through some of the worst big bad Bears, is looking forward to employing more analytical skills than previous reading and tracking in the past; the hope is to find a more actionable data skillset to replace previous (more emotional) conversation pieces.
For instance, I'm following Jeff Miller and employing Chuck's F.A.S.T. tool to think with, and trying to be more wary to avoid drawdowns in the future. Also looking at P123 trading system, but from a longer perspective than what appears to be more aimed at short-term traders.